Edwina, the dinosaur who didn’t know she was extinct

Edwina, the dinosaur who didn't know she was extinct

Bibliographic Information: Willems, M. (2006). Edwina, the dinosaur who didn’t know she was extinct. New York: Hyperion Books for Children.

Brief Annotation: A little boy is trying to prove to everyone including Edwina that dinosaurs are extinct!

Genre: Fiction

Grade Level:  K-2

Reader who will like this: Readers who will enjoy this are those who like funny stories, and stories about animals.

Rating/Response: 5- This is a great book full of fun illustrations and great humor.

One question you would ask before a read aloud: Do you think dinosaurs can live with humans?  

Reading Strategy: Free Choice (Picture)

Rationale for Strategy: This is such a fun book that can be used to introduce the science topic about dinosaurs and extinction! The book is also very funny and students will really enjoy that.

Posted by: Yesenia Corral

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